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Onward migration: Did you relocate from Canada to another country?

[ad_1] The number of immigrants who left Canada increased in 2017 and 2019, according to a report by the Institute for Canadian Citizenship and Conference Board of Canada. This represents a 31 per cent increase above the historical average. Factors that influence onward migration include economic integration, a sense of… Read More…

Parks Canada signs agreement with First Nations, opens door to harvesting in Jasper

[ad_1] By Staff The Canadian Press Posted October 17, 2023 3:35 pm Descrease article font size Increase article font size Parks Canada and two First Nations have signed an agreement that points to a stronger Indigenous voice in parks management and opens the door to harvesting in Jasper National Park… Read More…

U.S. blows out Canada in round-robin play at International Para Hockey Cup

[ad_1] Canada lost 6-1 to the United States in the International Para Hockey Cup on Tuesday. Tyler McGregor of Forest, Ont., scored the lone goal for Canada (1-1), which had opened the four-country tournament with a 2-1 win over the host Czechs. Adam Kingsmill of Smithers, B.C., made 33 saves… Read More…

Turkeys recalled in Western Canada over ‘spoilage’

[ad_1] Just two days shy of Thanksgiving, Health Canada has issued a recall for the Sunrise Farms Young Turkey with giblets over non harmful microbial contamination and possible spoilage. The recall published Saturday on the government website, says the products were sold in Alberta, British Columbia, Manitoba and Saskatchewan but… Read More…

Canada- wide arrest warrant issued for high-risk sex offender – BC

[ad_1] Descrease article font size Increase article font size A Canada-wide warrant has been issued for notorious high-risk sex offender Randall Hopley after he failed to return to his halfway house. Vancouver police say Hopley has a history of sexual assault, assault and property crime convictions. The 58- year- old made… Read More…

Canada relies on Filipino nurses to fill chronic nursing shortage across country

[ad_1] 23 hours ago News Duration 2:13 Since the 1960s, Canada has relied heavily on the Philippines for its nurses. CBC News producer Stephanie Dubois spent weeks in the Philippines in June to learn more about the people involved in recruiting Filipino nurses for Canada and how they do it…. Read More…

Average rent in Canada is the highest it’s ever been

[ad_1] 8 hours ago News Duration 2:01 The average monthly cost of renting a home in Canada is now $2,149, according to a report by rental search site rentals.ca and Urbanation, a real estate research firm. The data covers both the primary and secondary rental markets — including basement apartments,… Read More…

Air Canada stock hits one-year low

[ad_1] Air Canada’s share price hit a one-year low on Wednesday as the airline navigates higher fuel costs, competition and interest rates. The company’s stock slipped nearly three percentage points to $17.29 by midday, marking its lowest price since mid-October last year and a one-third drop from its recent peak… Read More…

Her Halloween display in Stratford, Ont. is enchanting visitors from across Canada

[ad_1] Kitchener-Waterloo·Video The Skeletons of Vivian Line in Stratford, Ont. features a new, silly scene for thirteen consecutive days leading up to Halloween. It’s a popular display made up of life-sized skeletons who can be seen enjoying a fall barbeque or going for a deep water dive. Over the past… Read More…

2-time Olympian Gabrielle Daleman wins women’s event at Skate Canada Challenge

[ad_1] Two-time Olympian Gabrielle Daleman was victorious in Sunday’s free skate to win the women’s event at the 2022 Skate Canada Challenge in Regina. Daleman, from Newmarket, Ont., earned 173.66 points to finish ahead of Amanda Tobin of Burlington, Ont., (166.35) and Veronik Maillet of Sept-Iles, Que., (162.95). “It’s nowhere… Read More…

Bank of Canada: Plan for long-term high rates

[ad_1] VANCOUVER – Bank of Canada senior deputy governor Carolyn Rogers is warning interest rates might not return to the low levels people were used to before COVID-19 pandemic. Rogers is delivering a speech in Vancouver today, where she touches on reasons the world may be heading toward higher interest… Read More…

India demands Canada to recall 41 diplomats amid diplomatic tensions over Sikh leader’s killing

[ad_1] India has told Canada to remove 41 of its 62 diplomats in the country, an official familiar with the matter said Tuesday, ramping up a confrontation over Canadian accusations that India may have been involved in the killing of a Sikh separatist leader in suburban Vancouver. The official spoke… Read More…

Pro-Palestinian marches held across Canada, the world

[ad_1] World Pro-Palestinian demonstrators staged protests in major cities across the world on Saturday to call for a ceasefire in Gaza and castigate Israel after its military intensified its assault against Hamas. Posted: Nov 04, 2023 2:55 PM EDT | Last Updated: 7 minutes ago Corrections and clarifications|Submit a news… Read More…

Watch Canada vs. Italy in the final of the Billie Jean King Cup

[ad_1] Tennis·Live Canada’s Marina Stakusic takes on Italy’s Martina Trevisan in the first singles match of Sunday’s final at the Billie Jean King Cup Finals in Seville, Spain. Watch all the action live on CBCSports.ca or CBC Gem. Canadians, in pursuit of 1st title, coming off semifinal win vs. Czechs… Read More…

Canada joins U.S., U.K. sanctions targeting arms sales to Myanmar’s military junta

[ad_1] Politics Canada is joining the United States and the United Kingdom in sanctioning dozens of people and entities linked to Myanmar’s military regime. Myanmar military has been accused in recent months of conducting deadly airstrikes against civilians The Canadian Press · Posted: Oct 31, 2023 6:19 PM EDT |… Read More…

Air Canada flight to Toronto makes emergency landing in Houston

[ad_1] An Air Canada flight heading toward Toronto from Mexico City had to make an emergency landing in Houston last week. On Friday, Oct. 13, the plane, carrying 166 passengers, experienced reduced cabin air pressure due to a fault with the aircraft’s air conditioning, according to the Canadian airline. “As… Read More…

Housing starts in Canada up in September, CMHC reports

[ad_1] OTTAWA – Canada Mortgage and Housing Corp. says the annual pace of housing starts in September rose eight per cent compared with August. The housing agency says the monthly seasonally adjusted annual rate of housing starts in September came in at 270,466 units, up from 250,383 in August. The… Read More…

Sobeys issues western Canada turkey recall

[ad_1] Some Thanksgiving dinners in western Canada might have a hole to fill in the menu. On Friday, Sobeys issued a recall on Sunrise brand Grade A fresh turkeys between five and eight kilograms in weight with a best before date of Oct. 11. “We ask that you return it… Read More…

$14M house in Milton, Ont. most viewed home in Canada: report

[ad_1] A multi-million-dollar house in Milton, Ont. is unofficially dubbed the “Bugatti” of luxury real estate, which may be why it was the most viewed home in Canada on Zoocasa last month. According to the real estate firm, the $14.4-million property at 4490 Henderson Road was the top viewed residence… Read More…

Daylight time ends for much of Canada this weekend

[ad_1] Most Canadians will be turning their clocks back by an hour early Sunday morning. Daylight time, which allows people to enjoy an extra hour of daylight at the end of the day, ends Sunday morning and transitions to standard time in most provinces and territories. The change means darkness will… Read More…

How to watch Hockey Night in Canada on CBC this season

[ad_1] Starting this season, the prime digital viewing destination for Hockey Night in Canada on CBC will be CBC Gem, the national public broadcaster’s streaming service. With the focus shifting to the CBC Gem platform, CBC will no longer be streaming Hockey Night in Canada games directly on cbcsports.ca or the CBC Sports… Read More…

WestJet halts Toronto-Montreal route for winter as it scales back from Eastern Canada

[ad_1] By Staff The Canadian Press Posted October 4, 2023 1:17 pm Updated October 4, 2023 1:29 pm Descrease article font size Increase article font size WestJet is halting flights between Toronto and Montreal for the winter in a continuation of its retreat from short-haul routes in Eastern Canada to… Read More…

Israel-Hamas war: Air Canada temporarily halting flights to Israel

[ad_1] MONTREAL – Air Canada says it’s cancelling all direct flights to and from Tel Aviv through the end of the month. The suspension, which extends one in place since Oct. 8, comes after Hamas’s attack on Israel last weekend that sparked retaliatory airstrikes and fears the fighting could escalate… Read More…

Making Black films in Canada with Will Prosper and Nadia Louis-Desmarchais

[ad_1] 20 hours ago Radio Duration 54:00 CBC gave the greenlight in 2021 and now ‘Black Life: Untold Stories’ is here! The 8-part docuseries is now on CBC Gem. The episodes unearth real stories about Black people in Canada. For her episode, Nadia Louis-Desmarchais showed the faces behind the immigration… Read More…

Transport Canada invests $150M to build new container terminal in Contrecoeur, Quebec

[ad_1] By Staff The Canadian Press Posted October 10, 2023 4:50 pm Descrease article font size Increase article font size The federal government has announced an investment of up to $150 million toward a container terminal in Contrecoeur, Que., which is about 70 kilometres northeast of Montreal. Transport Canada says… Read More…

Air Canada admits it violated disability regulations in B.C. man’s case

[ad_1] Air Canada has acknowledged it violated Canadian disability regulations and apologized to a British Columbia man who uses a wheelchair, after he was forced to drag himself off a flight in Las Vegas this summer. Prince George resident Rodney Hodgins says he used the strength of his upper body… Read More…

Toyota: thousands of vehicles in Canada, U.S. recalled

[ad_1] TORONTO – Toyota Canada announced Thursday that the company is doing a safety recall involving more than 50,000 Toyota Highlander and Highlander Hybrid vehicles in Canada. The company said in a statement the recall is due to concerns about minor impact to the lower front bumper cover assembly that… Read More…

940,000 Insignia pressure cookers recalled in Canada and U.S. due to burn risk

[ad_1] Best Buy is recalling nearly one million pressure cookers due to a defect that can cause hot foods to spew out and burn people using them. The recalled pressure cookers, sold under the brand Insignia, have incorrect volume markings on their inner pots — which can cause consumers to overfill them. “This… Read More…

Canada wins first 2 games at World Mixed Curling Championship in Scotland

[ad_1] So far so good for Felix Asselin’s Canadian crew at the World Mixed Curling Championship in Scotland. Asselin of Sainte-Agathe-des-Monts, Que., with vice-skip Laurie St-Georges, second Emile Asselin and lead Emily Riley, defeated Finland 10-1 and Chinese Taipei 8-3 in Group B round robin action on Saturday. Canada plays in… Read More…

Canada isn’t trying to silence podcasters

[ad_1] The Canadian regulatory body that oversees radio, television, and online streaming services put out a news release last week about a provocative new rule. Any online streaming service that operates in Canada, offers broadcasting content, and earns more than $10 million in annual revenue will need to complete a… Read More…